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Casting for Recovery and getting to know all about you

CfR’s retreats offer opportunities for women to find inspiration, discover renewed energy for life, and experience healing connections with other women and nature. [...]

August 26, 2019 Casting for Recovery, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Slide

Industry News: Scott Forristall selected to lead St. Croix Rod

Often getting the short-shrift by those of the manner born, the reality is St. Croix makes great fly rods across the entire performance spectrum. [...]

June 25, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Industry News, Profile, Slide

Reviewing products sometimes requires a thick brogue

There is so much personal feel that goes into a fly rod that a single review of its performance could be wildly off for another. [...]

April 25, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Product Review: RIO hits a bullseye with Kahuna LT

RIO's Kahuna LT strike indicator has a slick design, floats like a cork and is durable and easy to see. [...]

April 12, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Choosing a fly rod: standards and specs

Fast, ultra-fast, medium-fast, and moderate are indicators, but how does an "ethereal" term describe a product’s overall characteristics? [...]

January 29, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Orvis’ #50/50 On The Water: Kara Armano

Fly fishing is male-dominated, but women are the fastest growing demographic, ever. In some western states 34% of the fly fishing population. [...]

January 15, 2019 RECENT, Slide

Sage’s SPECTRUM C Fly Reel – affordable and formidable

In this case, the SPECTRUM C represents the entry level of sealed drag, saltwater ready reels from Sage. [...]

January 10, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Gear, Gear Review, Review, Slide

Review: Redington’s Grande Reel

The Grande performed extremely well and would be a wise choice for anglers looking to get into a great large arbor, sealed drag reel without breaking the bank. [...]

October 25, 2018 Gear, Gear Review, RECENT, Review, Slide

Big company fiberglass fly rods: What do they really offer?

Fiberglass fly rods are carefully constructed by craftspeople who scrutinize, touch, feel, measure, cut, apply coatings and bonding adhesives, test, and wrap each product. [...]

July 25, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Industry News: RIO Products Launches Flies 

RIO Products’ Simon Gawesworth, Far Bank Enterprises (Sage, RIO, Redington) didn’t move into the “Flies” business on a two beer whim. They mean it. [...]

July 10, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide